|Onslow Co. melanoma-related cancer deaths 2X higher than state average|
“Awareness is the key or surveillance is the key because melanoma caught is curable very easily with a local surgery so beware of…I guess the easiest thing to remember is the ABCD's of moles,” said Doctor Daniel Abraham of Central Coast Dermatology.
WNCT - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:18
|Scientists identify another frequently mutated gene in melanoma|
The part played by genetic mutations in the development of melanoma is well established and many genes and genomic changes involved have been identified. However, in around 30% of melanomas, the genetic culprits are less clear. Now, a new study has ...
Medical News Today - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:56
|NF1 Gene's Key Role in Melanoma Highlighted and Clarified|
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (press release) - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:41
|Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Market – Global Size, Share, Industry Segments ...|
Medgadget.com (blog) - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:41
|NF1 Is a 'Major Player' in Development of Melanoma|
DoctorPulse.co - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:26
|Melanoma 'a reality, not a scare'|
Bayside News - Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:41
|Study identifies 'major player' in skin cancer genes|
Medical Xpress - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00
|Melanoma often looks different in children|
The incidences of melanoma have increased by more than 253 percent since 1973 among children, adolescents and young adults, according to research by the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, N.Y. Ninety percent of pediatric cases occur in children ...
Albuquerque Journal - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:37
|Activated T cell therapy developed for advanced melanoma|
T cells from patients with melanoma can trigger a protective immune response against the disease according to data from an in vitro and animal study. The findings were published in the Journal of Immunotherapy (2015; doi:10.1097/CJI.0000000000000078).
Oncology Nurse Advisor - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:07
|Melanoma Classic raises funds for research|
More than 100 golfers teed up on Monday in the Second Annual Melanoma Classic at Evansville Country Club. The golf event, established by Jerry and Phyllis Schreiber in 2014, seeks to increase local awareness of Melanoma skin cancer, and to raise funds ...
Evansville Courier & Press - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:15
|Health Beat: Personalized melanoma vaccine|
He's been landscaping since he was a kid, so he wasn't surprised to find out he had melanoma. What was surprising was where it showed up. "I always had long pants. Why it showed up on my calf, no one knows," Haffer said. His dermatologist burned it off.
WFMZ Allentown - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:52
|Melanoma, citrus link highlights issue with studies|
Last month a study was published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology that reported a relationship between consuming citrus and the risk of developing melanoma, the most fatal form of skin cancer. Basically, researchers found that people who consume ...
LA Daily News - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:30
|Fitness Friday: New melanoma treatments are kicking cancer's butt|
This year an estimated 73,870 cases of invasive melanoma will be diagnosed in the United States, and nearly 10,000 people will die from the disease, the Skin Cancer Foundation reports. As alarming as those statistics sound--especially to a sun-drenched ...
GolfDigest.com (blog) - Fri, 24 Jul 2015 04:04
|It's Not Worth The Glow: I Got Melanoma Cancer At 23|
Elite Daily (blog) - Fri, 24 Jul 2015 06:32
|Don't soak up the UV rays Connecticut; skin cancer rates on the rise|
Torrington Register Citizen - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 08:33
|Detecting and treating skin cancer|
KATV - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 20:00